Coupa Blog

Coupa is a company of talkers, passionate about sharing tips, tricks and advice for improving finance and procurement and saving companies of all sizes time and money. But we’re not the only people with opinions and ideas. We’d love to hear from you so join the conversation!

 

New report helps companies navigate to the right AP automation solution

AP automation is on the rise. As the economy has shifted and we're back to driving improvement and change, there’s been a noticeable spike in the number of companies planning to use e-invoicing, according to PayStream Advisors, a finance and procurement consulting firm. And, it’s not just giant…Read blog post

4 Steps to Making IT Strategic in the Cloud Era

In a world where technology platforms and business applications are being delivered through the cloud as a service, instead of via company owned on-premise deployments, does the acronym CIO today stand for ‘Career Is Over’ instead of Chief Information Officer?  The answer is no; nothing could be…Read blog post

Where Can I Buy a Postmodern ERP System?

In a press release late last year Gartner proclaimed, “By 2016, the impact of cloud and emergence of postmodern ERP will relegate highly customized ERP systems to ‘legacy’ status.” CIOs, it continued, “must take action to address the fast-approaching reality of ‘legacy ERP.’" They go on to say…Read blog post

Raja Hammoud: Driving the Real Math of Customer Success

Raja Hammoud has been Coupa’s vice president of product management for 3 ½ years, growing the team from a handful to more than 20 people and expanding from the initial procurement product to a unified spend management suite. Raja is instrumental in how Coupa thinks about product and development.…Read blog post

Key to e-sourcing success: Always be auctioning

Reverse auctions are the fastest way for sourcing teams to get to the best price for goods or services. There’s nothing like the competitive bidding environment to find out which vendors are hungry for your business, what kind of deals they’re willing to make, and ultimately to get the…Read blog post

Meet the Bloggers

  • Jake Adger

  • Donna Wilczek

  • Tony Darugar

  • Sanket Naik

  • Amit Duvedi

  • J.R. Robertson

  • Gabe Perez

  • Alex Kleiner

  • Kevin Turner

  • Rob Bernshteyn

  • Kira Bernshteyn

  • Nick Chaplin

  • Andy Chiang

  • Jon Goss